Anaheim Proclaims April as Arab American Heritage Month

On Tuesday, May 17, 2016, the Anaheim City Council under the leadership of Mayor Tom Tait, proclaimed April as Arab American Heritage Month.  Anaheim has become the second city in Orange County to recognize the month following Garden Grove’s proclamation. During the City Council meeting, the Mayor and Councilmembers presented certificates of recognition to key Arab American pioneers for their twenty years of public …

Tell the California Assembly Appropriations Committee to vote NO on anti-BDS (AB 2844) Bill

Assemblymember Richard Bloom from Santa Monica introduced the “California Combating the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions of Israel Act” (AB 2844)  to the California State Assembly last month.  This bill seeks to block campaigns critical of  the Israeli government’s illegal occupation of Palestine by withholding contracts with California state and local government agencies from companies, like Veolia,  that have withdrawn from …

We are overwhelmed with the tremendous support and positive community feedback that we have received for our inaugural Arab American Heritage Gala on Sunday, April 24, 2016 at the Pacific Hills Banquet in Laguna Hills. We are deeply grateful to all those who attended the event, our volunteers, sponsors, our remarkable keynote speaker Dr. Sarah Gualtieri, our inspiring honorees: Joseph …